[nycbug-talk] August Meeting
Mon Jun 14 09:45:32 EDT 2004
On Sunday 13 June 2004 02:03 pm, pete wright wrote:
> On Jun 12, 2004, at 1:26 PM, Kevin Reiter wrote:
> >> Big I. . .how about the video. .? We should get these meetings
> >> digitized and online. ..
> > I can convert the existing ones to a DivX .avi if any wants me to...
> heh, this raises a very interesting situation. how to encode these
> movies. from my experience i've had major issues with DivX. Yes they
> say it's cross platform, but it seems lately the codecs have been a
> little flakey. for example i had a windows user encode a DivX .avi
> that would not play on any non-windows platform. most likely the user
> used an odd codec, but it was still a pain in the a**. at click3x we
> usually post movies as quicktimes (yea lame non mac/win32 support) or
> mpeg2's. do other folks have any ideas on how we should post
> video...maybe real format (lame but it is cross platform).
I suggest Xvid+Ogg/Vorbis (aka, the .ogm extension), both are great open
source technologies, great compression schemes, and even the warez kiddies
love the above combination, heh
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